An anonymous reader writes: Oreo is all over the marketing press today for its near-instant Tweet of a relevant ad during the Super Bowl blackout. But State Farm did the same thing. What was the difference between the two, and what could the insurer have done?
It really depends on what you're teaching. If you want to teach them an enterprise product, then RHEL/CentOS/Fedora. If you want to teach them a desktop product, then Ubuntu. I know this probably wouldn't be for the poster, but for others who felt comfortable with Windows and would just want to learn basic Linux commands, dare I commit heresy here, might I suggest Cygwin?